Monday, November 16, 2015

Science Lab Planet Rock

Our marvelous students analyzing sediment samples!


On October 30, we had a classroom STEAM Day that consisted of Science, Technology, Engineering and Collaboration. Congratulations to our Challenge winners TEAM 1!

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Competition of Plants for Sun, Water and Air

Today we started a lab that analyzes two different types of plants competing for resources.

Eco- Tour

Last week we took an Eco- Tour on the trails that connect our school with the public library in search of producers, consumers and decomposers.

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Welcome 15-16 School Year

Welcome to Mrs. Currie's Cool Class. I love teaching 6th Grade and am so excited to meet you! I have been teaching in Bedford since 2006. I have two amazing kids and a really cool dog! I play and coach hockey in my free time! Please tell me about yourself in the comments. See you next week!

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Readers Activity

Students who had all of their AR Points for the year completed, had the opportunity to make Bird Houses. Nice work!

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Homemade Thermometers

Today we made thermometers. Due to heat transferred from our hands the molecules of water moved apart and caused the water in our thermometers to expand.

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Food Science

For our Energy Unit we have incorporated some fun food science. Check out our photos of Ice Cream in a Bag (Heat Transfer and Chemical Energy) as well as Solar Ovens (Radiant Heat Transfer, Thermal Energy). Plus we enjoyed the snack!

Thursday, March 12, 2015

March is Reading Month

March is Reading Month! What is your favorite book and why? Write a book recommendation for it in the comments below. Have your parents write one too.

Science- Magnetic Earth

Nice work to Joshua, Sareena and Sylvia for making a hand made compass and presenting it in class.

Monday, January 26, 2015

Glacial Abrasion Lab.

Here are some photos from our Glacial Abrasion Lab. We used ice with sediments and soap (that acted like our land) to show have glaciers can change the way our Earth looks.

Thursday, January 15, 2015

Updates from Science- Glacier Models

This week we created glacier models that illustrated how glaciers erode sediments and weather Earth. We also saw how melting and refreezing causes glacial plucking.